Tanoa fa’iva (kava bowl) are used in the preparation and serving of a beverage made from the roots of the kava plant. The preparation and serving of ‘ava (kava) is an art form in itself. The kava ceremony has great significance in South Pacific culture.
Custom Tanoas makes Acacia wood Tanoas in Thailand. Acacia wood has been around since for thousands of years. The durable properties and beauty of the flowing wood grains led to its use in furniture construction and luxury items.Custom Tanoas uses fully dried out Acacia wood slats and hand assembles the bowls, creating pieces that are highly unlikely to crack over years of use. The designs are inspired by traditional south pacific ceremonial bowls. These bowls are a perfect centerpiece for Kava circles and will only become more beautiful with years of use.